2018 Kids Thanksgiving ChampionshipThis tournament is best suited for Youth (K-Gr12) rated under 1200 who like to play fast time control (G/30; d5).
Friday, November 23, 2018
Santa Clara Convention Center (map)
5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Adults and advanced youth (ratings 1000 & higher) who prefer long time controls, please consider the California Class Warfare Championship on Nov 23-25 or 24-25 (see details). The time control for that event is 40/120 SD/30 d5.
Sections & PrizesTrophies to Top 10 players in each section
Super performance to all players 11th place & below with winning record!
Medals to all others.
Top 5 Clubs & Top 5 Schools in all sections combined.
Min 2 and Top 4 players count for team score.
4 Sections based on rating:
900-1199, 600-899, 300-599, u300
November 2018 Supp & TD discretion will be used to place players accurately.
Schedule & FeesTime Control: 5 rounds of G/30 d5
Game in 30 minutes, with 5 second delay.
Registration Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 All sections Fri 9-9:30a Fri 10a Fri 11:30a Sun 1p Fri 2:20p Fri 3:40p
Max two 1/2-point bye, last round must commit before 2nd round starts.
Entry Fee: 49 by 11/15, After that and onsite add 15
Play-up 1 section: 10
Change or Refund fee: 15
TDs and OrganizersTournament Directors:
Senior TD Jordan Langland
Local TD Michael D'Alfonsi
Local TD Reka Sztaray
Organizer: Dr. Judit Sztaray (send email to the organizer)
Location & AccomodationTournament site: Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)
Accessible by VTA, ACE
Reserve room NOW at Biltmore -coming soon
2151 Laurelwood Road, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)
Reserve room NOW at Springhill Suites Marriott - coming soon
breakfast included! Must book by 8/20/2016
10 Skyport Drive, San Jose, CA 95110 (map)